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Suspected Apple VCSEL supplier reports shipment delay, unlikely to impact ‘iPhone 8’ availability

Finisar, a manufacturer of vertical-cavity surface-emitting lasers (VCSEL) thought to be supplying hardware to Apple, on Thursday said it was forced to push shipments out to October due to a problem with current production units, though the delay is not predicted to impact "iPhone 8." … AppleInsider – Frontpage News

Apple Supplier Japan Display Braces for iPhone 8 OLED Shift

Apple Supplier Japan Display Braces for iPhone 8 OLED Shift On Wednesday, Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) display supplier Japan Display, reported its financial results for the first quarter of its fiscal 2017. The company said that its revenue of 188.6 yen ($ 1.7 billion) came in “modestly” ahead of its forecasts , as display … Read […]

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News: Supplier claims HomePod will ship in December, but supplies will be limited

Inventec Appliances — the supplier responsible for producing Apple’s AirPods — claims the HomePod home speaker will be available in limited quantities in the fourth quarter of this year, Nikkei Asian Review reports. “We will finally ship the smart home device this year, but its contribution will be fairly limited and hopefully that will improve next year,” […]

Apple Inc. Supplier TSMC Starts Production Of A11 Chip For iPhone 8

Apple Inc. Supplier TSMC Starts Production Of A11 Chip For iPhone 8 Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing (TSMC) has started production of the A11 SoC for Apple, according to DigiTimes. The A11 is expected to feature in the redesigned OLED iPhone 8 that is slated to come out later this year. TSMC is the sole supplier of […]

LG Named 3D Camera Supplier for iPhone 8; TSMC to Push A11 Chip Production

LG Named 3D Camera Supplier for iPhone 8; TSMC to Push A11 Chip Production There was a leaked benchmark for the said ARM SoC a few weeks ago. However, this was dismissed almost immediately as fake or Photoshopped. It is still a mystery whether or not Apple will eventually go for more than four cores […]

A Slight Negative for This Apple Inc. Supplier Emerges

A Slight Negative for This Apple Inc. Supplier Emerges … position inside of Apple’s iPhone line of smartphones — it is believed to be the exclusive manufacturer of Apple’s custom-designed A10 processor and it is also believed to be the manufacturer of the Qualcomm (NASDAQ: QCOM) Snapdragon X12 and Intel … Read more on NASDAQ

Samsung Galaxy S8 batteries could come from Japanese supplier

Samsung Galaxy S8 batteries could come from Japanese supplier Bridget Carey finds a sweet way to illustrate Samsung’s findings on why the Galaxy Note 7 overheated, and what the company is doing to prevent future battery failures. Two big battery mistakes are probably enough for Samsung to change its ways. Samsung is … Read more […]

How This Apple Inc. Supplier Created Hundreds of Thousands of Jobs in the United States

How This Apple Inc. Supplier Created Hundreds of Thousands of Jobs in the United States TSMC is believed to be the sole manufacturer of the Apple-designed A10 applications processor that powers the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, and it also builds chips for many chips that Apple procured from third-party suppliers, to boot. On […]

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Apple iPhone slowdown means poorer sales for key supplier Foxconn Technology

Now, we see that Apple’s negative financial performance runs downhill as well, with one of its most important suppliers, Foxconn Technology Group, also suffering a drop in sales in 2016 compared to 2015. The post Apple iPhone slowdown means poorer sales for key supplier Foxconn Technology appeared first on Digital Tr… Apple–Digital Trends